Fitness News - Page 9

Page 9 of Fitness News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



Enviromax Introduces a Stimulating Breakthrough in Prostate Massage and Traditional Therapy Alternative

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Prostate Cradle External Massager, developed by Enviromax, based in Eagle River, Alaska, has been selling on the Internet since last March and the company is struggling to keep up with orders. ‘I developed the Prostate Cradle out of necessity to help successfully deal with my enlarged prostate,” Adam McVay, of Enviromax, said. “The response has been overwhelmingly positive.’

Rogue Chemist Dictates What Oprah Should Do!

SANTA FE, N.M. – Dec. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — As noted by Shane Ellison, M.Sc, Oprah Magazine recently declared that 5 million people in the USA suffer from ‘sugar shock’ – and don’t even know it! Sugar shock is best defined as obesity, depression, type II diabetes and heart disease. These pandemic killers creep up on people as a result of eating too much sugar – a habit, according to a Reuters story, that is associated with affluence. Medically it is known as insulin resistance.

GEL SMART Engineers a Perfect Union of Smart Gel and Fabric Technologies in New Line of Foot Orthotics with Anti-Microbial Top Covers

WHIPPANY, N.J. – Dec. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — For the first time, health care professionals and consumers can benefit from the comfort and convenience of silicone heel cups and wedges, as well as a complete selection of insoles, constructed with anti-microbial top covers. Together with its newest line of silicone foot orthotics, foot care innovator GEL SMART is introducing Fabric Smart(TM) anti-microbial top covers.

Comfort Gel Skin(TM) Design from GEL SMART Sets New Standard for Fit and Comfort in Bunion Relief Sleeves

WHIPPANY, N.J. – Sept. 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A new family of orthopedic products now available from foot care innovator GEL SMART explodes the myth that ;one size fits all’ for bunion relief. GEL SMART has introduced a new Comfort Gel Skin(TM) bunion relief sleeve in four models featuring various gel thicknesses and cover options to ensure best fit and comfort in a variety of footwear styles. GEL SMART’s proprietary Comfort Gel Skin technology provides unique product flexibility by combining the company’s advanced gels and specialized textiles. The formulation of the gels allows adding thickness while maintaining sufficient pliability and stretch for comfort. And the textiles move and conform with the gels.

Nutrition Experts Provide Insider Tips for Women at Upcoming Boston Wellness Expo

BOSTON, Mass. – Sept. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — What do nearly 70 million Americans have in common? Can eating habits affect joint cartilage? What makes one joint supplement better than the next? Two experts in the field of nutrition and sports medicine, Kristine Clark, PhD and Leslie Bonci, MPH, will tackle these and other issues at the upcoming Boston Women’s Show at the World Trade Center, September 22 – 24, 2006. Their presentation is sponsored by GELITA Health Products, USA.

The Narcodex – an Index of Numbing Substances and Drug Information

TORONTO, Canada – Aug. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Originating from the Greek root narco, meaning numbness, the word Narcodex refers to an index of numbing substances. This particularly designates the abilities of drugs to numb the senses, body and mind of an individual.

New LifeSpan Treadmills and Ellipticals – PCE Health & Fitness Launches Pro Series Line of Fitness Equipment

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – May 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — PCE Health & Fitness, maker of LifeSpan fitness equipment, enters the high-end fitness equipment market with its LifeSpan PRO Series treadmills and ellipticals. This innovative line of fitness equipment, designed for serious exercise enthusiasts desiring the best in performance and durability, is ideal for homes as well as corporate centers, medical centers, physical therapy offices and hotels.

New Intelli-Key Feature on LifeSpan Treadmills, Ellipticals and Bikes Takes the Guess Work Out of Your Workout!

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Apr. 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — For many, figuring out how to operate fitness equipment is more of a workout than the workout itself! That’s why PCE Health & Fitness, manufacturer of LifeSpan fitness equipment, created Intelli-Key(TM) interactive lighting system. This revolutionary technology utilizes illuminated backlit buttons to provide an easier and better workout experience. Unique, patent-pending Intelli-Key(TM) is found only on LifeSpan treadmills, ellipticals and exercise bikes.

World Gym Unveils New Pricing Structure

BRENTWOOD, TN – Apr. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — World Gym today unveiled a new pricing structure for sixteen franchised locations across Tennessee and Georgia. The ‘pay as you go’ month-to-month membership that has no long-term commitment is available immediately at all participating locations.

Fear of Being Bedridden Forces Colorado Man to Invent New Balance Training Equipment

LONGMONT, CO – Mar. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — He was only 15 when Todd Langer experienced his first episode of crippling back pain. By 30 years of age, he had been diagnosed with four slipped discs, degenerative hips and SI joint dysfunction. He stared ahead at a life full of numbing back pain and disability. Therefore it’s with great satisfaction that Functional Innovations, LLC announced today Todd’s invention, which improves postural awareness and leads to a more active and productive lifestyle.

Health Advocacy Group Claims that Christians are Killing Themselves with Food

SCOTTSDALE, AZ (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — With diabetes and heart disease becoming more prevalent worldwide, a very vocal Christian ministry is vigorously challenging what many Christians believe about healing disease. Rational Christian Ministries, a non-denominational ministry and health advocacy group based in Scottsdale, Arizona, is actively promoting a grassroots movement to remind the millions suffering with chronic or acute diseases that the Bible does provide the answer to healing.

A New Twist In An Old Healing Dance

COLUMBUS, OH – Feb. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — PHIS, Inc. announced today the availability of its novel wide-spectrum homeopathic remedy, CarcinPLUS(TM), a single remedy made from the blood of a breast cancer donor who was taking several notable natural supplements to assist in treating her cancer. This type of homeopathic remedy is classified as a ‘nosode’ according to the FDA and is available by prescription only. Nosodes are created from the diseased tissue of an organism using the basic homeopathic principal of ‘like treating like.’ The history of this practice stems from 1830 when Constantine Hering was the first to consider the use of nosodes.

Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports Signs Up 1000th Teen in New Fitness Pass Offering

LOS ANGELES, CA – Feb. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports announced today that more than 1,000 students in over 100 high schools across the state have jumped on its new Teen Fitness Pass offering that enables high school students to workout for free at 24 Hour Fitness Facilities for nearly a full semester.

Figuring Out How to Use a Treadmill Has Been More of a Workout Than the Actual Workout Until the Introduction of the LifeSpan Pro 3 Treadmill!

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Jan. 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — With the launch of the LifeSpan PRO 3 treadmill, LifeSpan has now added to its credits having the most compact treadmill in the marketplace, while now also offering the largest running surface as well. The PRO 3 offers users a VERY spacious 22″ wide by 60″ long running surface, providing comfort for users of all levels. The extra wide running belt coupled with the new patent pending Intelli-Key(TM) system, which uses illuminated blue backlit buttons to quickly and easily step the user through the set-up process distinguishes the PRO 3 from its competitors in the marketplace.

Free Screening for Long Term Care Insurance

KIRKLAND, WA – Jan. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Long term care insurance, which protects families from catastrophic loss, may be right for some Americans but not others. How can you tell if it’s right for you, a family member, or (if you run a business) your employees? Starting today, a new screening service from LTC Financial Partners promises to give a quick answer — in as little as four minutes on the phone. Performed by state-certified specialists, the screening works this way:

America Online, Westfield Wheaton Shopping Center Among Winners to be Honored at Washington Breastfeeding Friendly Business and Community Awards on January 12

WASHINGTON, DC – Jan. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The DC Breastfeeding Coalition and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women’s Health today announced the winners of the Washington Breastfeeding Friendly Business and Community Awards. Award winners will be honored at a special awards breakfast and tour of Alice Neel’s exhibit ‘Women’ on Thursday, January 12 at the National Museum of Women in the Arts.

LifeSpan Re-Introduces Most Compact Treadmill Available on the Market and Wins Award (Again!)

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Jan. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The LifeSpan TR2000 wins big in Treadmill Doctor’s 2005-2006 Best Buy Awards. The TR2000 is featured in the ‘Best New Product’ category, for its great design and excellent value. According to Treadmill Doctor, the LifeSpan TR2000 is ‘A great looking treadmill and one of the best values we have seen this year.’ The review went on to recommend the TR2000 treadmill as the choice for those looking to save space without sacrificing quality.

Calories, Just Burn ’em – WillandJill.com Pictures What Losing Weight is All About

SAN ANTONIO, TX – Dec. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The newly launched WillandJill.com simplifies weight loss by showing the crucial connection between burning and consuming calories.

Super Egg Dietary Supplement Helps Support Healthy Immune Systems During a Pandemic

CALGARY, AB – Dec. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Last month, President George W. Bush announced a $7.1 billion strategy to prepare the United States for a possible avian flu outbreak. However, people worldwide can take precautions now to protect themselves from this and other diseases. HyperImmune Egg, the ‘Super Egg,’ is a food supplement that can help the body achieve a balanced immune system, says Dr. Verna Mackey C.E.O of Baby Boomer Productions.

South African All-Natural Appetite Suppressant Getting a Dirty Name – What You Need to Know Before You Buy

TORONTO, Canada – August 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Millennium Health Supplements (Canada) Inc., a Western Cape licensed importer of South African hoodia gordonii and Internet retailer of HoodiaHoodia thinks this all-natural appetite suppressant is the most incredible discovery in the weight loss industry – but beware, hoodia scams are all around.

Brainchild Software Launches NuTrak, a Revolutionary Life Tracking System

PHOENIX, AZ – June 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Brainchild Software, Inc. (www.NuTrak.com), a computer consulting firm based in Phoenix, Arizona, today announced the launch of NuTrak 1.0, a unique lifestyle tracking and nutritional analysis program designed to help users keep track of nutrients, supplements, medications, and activities in order to achieve their health and fitness goals.

Three Time Super Bowl Champion Strength and Conditioning Coach Endorses XTREME Performance

LITTLETON, Colo. – June 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — XTREME Performance Inc., the designer and developer of innovative, safe, and natural performance enhancing nutritional products, today announced the formal endorsement of strength and conditioning Coach Tom Shaw.

It’s in the Juice – 1ST STEP for Energy Liquid Multivitamin: A Safe Alternative to Anabolic Steroids

HOUSTON, TX – June 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In the midst of scandal surrounding the athletic world concerning anabolic steroids and performance enhancing drugs, a company has quietly become a leading player with a safe alternative, yielding extraordinary results. High Performance Fitness, Inc. is quickly dominating the market after proving itself effective among highly competitive athletes with 1st STEP For Energy, its liquid multivitamin and mineral supplement.

Pete Rose Endorses Vitamin Supplement, 1st Step for Energy

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – June 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Full Performance Fitness Inc. has signed a deal with baseball legend, ‘The Hit King,’ Pete Rose to promote their product, 1st Step for Energy, a liquid vitamin and mineral supplement. Pete Rose believes in this product as a safe, effective product for everyday people as well as athletes training for peak performance. He was first introduced to the product by a friend of his son’s that played basketball with him.

Be A Champion Foundation Launches ‘Be A Champion Program,’ Encouraging Americans to Get Physically and Mentally Fit

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – May 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Be A Champion Foundation (www.beachampion.org), a San Diego based not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting national fitness, today announced the launch of their Be A Champion Program, a year-round effort to support President Bush’s challenge to encourage better health and well being in our communities. The Be A Champion Program will kick off for National Physical Fitness and Sports Month this May.

The Question ‘Where Has Susan Powter Been’ is About to be Answered – Susan Powter is Stopping the Insanity Better Than Ever!

NEW YORK CITY, NY — (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Animal’s Farm LLC announces that with her seventh book, ‘The Politics of Stupid,’ and the introduction of her new website (www.susanpowteronline.com) launching its first phase today, Susan Powter is back! She’s just been dubbed: ‘the Lenny Bruce of Wellness’ by Shape Magazine for good reason.

Optimal Therapeutics Announces the Signing of a Licensing Agreement with Kwowa Hakko USA for the Ingredient Cognizin(R) to be Included in Their Brain Function Formula Neurovar

CEDAR GROVE, NJ /Send2Press Newswire/ — Optimal Therapeutics announces the signing of a licensing agreement with Kwowa Hakko USA for the ingredient Cognizin(R) to be included in their brain function formula Neurovar.

New Jersey Based Optimal Therapeutics Announces the Signing of Licensing Agreement for the Trademarked Ingredient Nextrutine(R) in Their Phosoplex Joint Formulation

CEDAR GROVE, NJ /Send2Press Newswire/ — New Jersey based Optimal Therapeutics announces the signings of licensing agreements for trademarked ingredients in their Phosoplex Joint Formulation. BioCell Collagen II from BioCell Technology LLC and Nextrutine(R) from Next Pharmaceutical are exciting ingredient additions to an already potent joint health formula.

Study Finds FDA Rx Actions Suspicious

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /Send2Press Newswire/ — Dr. Gary Lawson announced the results of a two-year study showing that the large sums of money paid yearly to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) by the brand name pharmaceutical manufacturers gives the drug industry financial leverage and influence over the FDA. The study concluded that until the drug industry money or the strings attached to the money are eliminated, U.S. citizens should be extremely cautious and highly suspicious of FDA actions related to prescription drugs.

UVSolutions Announces Breakthrough Design for Portable Instant Water Purification for Travelers, Hikers, Military Personnel, Etc.

BOSTON, MA /Send2Press Newswire/ — Ultraviolet disinfection technology developed for hospital-use is now available for incorporation in portable water bottles with UVSolutions LLC’s proprietary technology (www.uvs-ultraclean.com).

Dr. Mal Fobi, Medical Director for The Center For Surgical Treatment of Obesity, to be Guest Speaker at Lancaster Community Hospital Weight Loss Support Group Meeting in Lancaster

LANCASTER, CA /Send2Press Newswire/ — Prominent gastric bypass surgeon, Dr. Mal Fobi, M.D., will be the guest speaker at the Jan. 25, 2005 meeting of the Lancaster Community Hospital Weight Loss Surgery Support Group. “These meetings provide an opportunity for patients, and those awaiting surgery, to work through the weight loss surgery journey,” says Dr. Fobi. He will be discussing the medical, nutritional and social ramifications of weight loss surgery. Specifically, Dr. Fobi will be emphasizing the fact that surgery is a tool that must be used by the patient in a multi-disciplinary team approach setting to effect weight loss and weight loss maintenance.

Nutraceutical Leader Sterling Grant Laboratories Launches Nicotine Free NicCess Lozenges

FAIRFIELD, NJ /Send2Press Newswire/ — Leading Nutraceutical manufacturer Sterling Grant Laboratories has entered the crowded smoke cessation market with a nicotine free lozenge, NicCess. The active ingredient in NicCess, Cesteminol 350, has been shown to be statistically effective in as little as 21 days and no later than 37 days.